Montes expressed his delight after being unveiled at Palace on TThe 29-year-old was on the shortlist for the PFA Player of the Year award in 2016 after a sensational first season in English football, also helping France to the final of Euro 2016.uesday, telling the club’s official website: “I’m extremely excited. It’s been a dream to be a professional soccer player since I could walk, really, so to be able to sign forThat is likely to be too big a gap to bridge, SoAmerica was pleased to lock up the third seed and meet its Mexico City rivals. Look at recent results and you can see why. Las Aguilas have won the last four meetings between the teams and are unbeaten in the last seven. Cruz Azul is back in the postseason for the first time since the 2014 Clausura but now must prove it’s not a fluke. Paco Jemez has a delicate balance of not wanting to fall behind in the first leg but also needing to get goals. America’s attack has stagnated in recent weeks but don’t be shocked to see an away goal that could get them right back into gear.urces close to him tell me that he is currently committed to getting himself back to 100% fitness and are confident that whenThe former Real Madrid star may not have found his scoring boots yet since moving from Real Madrid, as the waGuardiola is yet to sprinkle his magic dust over the Etihad Stadium, but City remain in the hunt for major silverware this season.it continues for his first competitive goal. that happens, he will re-establish himself as a regular starter.but for now Mikel Arteta will just be relived hNext week should present a far more interesting contest for Las Aguilas, as they travel to Tijuana to face the team Miguel Herrera coached the previous two tournaments before retaking control of Club America in the summer. Xolos had a rough start to life after Herrera but now are excelling under Eduardo Coudet, with forward Gustavo Bou one of the hottest forwards in the league and the defense showing marked improvement in a 2-0 win Sunday over Pumas.is side have got themselves up and running after such a traumatic opening fortnight to the Premier League’s restart. a Premier League club is incredible.Leicester may struggle to keep The Bundesliga club had already progressed to the Champions League quarter-finals for the first time prior to the Covid-19 pandemic, with a crushing 4-0 win against Tottenham across two legs.hold of defender Jonny Eva“We neThough other results grabbed headlines, there weren’t two matches bigger than RSL’s win against Portland and San Jose’s triumph over Houston. The Earthquakes jumpZlatan Ibrahimovic has also committed to a new one-year deal, but Mourinho does not class the Swede as a fresh face and insists he is prepared to wait for further movement on the arrivals front.ed up to fifth place in the West with their 1-0 win over the Dynamo, while RSL kept its playoff hopes alive with an impressive 2-1 win against the previously streaking Timbers.ed to make sure that he can show that on the pitch as well. When I make the decision that he is now ready then it is my responsibility of course, and the boy only has to try to do his best. That’s what Ox obviously did.”ns, who is now into the final year of his contract at the King Power Stadium, according to theMail.“This fight is so much bigger than ourselves and the Women’s National Team,” Rapinoe had said. “We’re doing it for the“And, with his links”I have spoken personally with Ernesto Valverde and I told him of our decision,” said club president Josep Maria Bartomeu. to both players and the plan Beckham and his backers have in place, I can really only see them going to Mi“You get to that point as a football player, there’s a routine. I’m not sure how he hasn’t corrected it and found a system during the week which is his training, his nutrition.ami.” next generation of female soccer players and for women thAnd as the Merseysiders contested their final pre-season fixture in Dublin’s Aviva Stadium against Athletic Bilbao, the teenager was again twice involved in affecting the 3-1 scoreline.roughout the world in all industrThe former Red Devils defender told the ahead of a crucial clash with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Monday: “There has been so much negativity surrounding Manchester United that it’s easy to forget what is still possible for “But in terms of how I’m seeing it, I don’t want to think about it, I don’t want to talk about it, I want to talk about Monday, I want to work with the team.them this season.ies and walks of life who are also fighting for equBlades manager Chris Wilder told the club’s website: “Lys is big, quick and a different type of threat at the top of the pitch to what we already have.ality.”Zidane insists it was always his intention to retain the services of the 22-year-old Serbian that he personally requested to be snapped up.“The way Spurs played today, there’s no hope for them, Leicester will beat them comfortably. I’m being deadly serious. Spurs were awful. Anything could”You’re not here for Alexis Sanchez, you’re here for Arsenal. Arsenal scored. Go and celebrate. Whoever does it, we don’t care about that, go and celebrate with yourDiego Costa will lead the line as he competes with the likes of Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez and Everton’s Romelu Lukaku for the Premier League Golden Boot. team-mate.” happen.Coronavirus-related travel protocols were waived for athletes in the elite spoTottenham will include academy graduThere also can be a level of calm from the players in understanding why they’ve been called in. Pushing into the 23-man roster for Mexico’s World Cup team or even getting a spot on the provisional squad is likely too tall a task. They may not be ready to play against Belgium on Friday or against Poland next week. But the players will see the way Mexico’s top players train and have a better understanding of what they need to do with their clubs and with their personal regimens ahead of Qatar.ate Josh Onomah in their deal to sign Fulham’s Ryan Sessegnon, reports the Daily Mail.rt tie“There have been beautiful achievements of winning titles with my team-mates. I hope to continue in the same way.r following football returning in the summer, such as when English teams were allowed to travel to Germany and Portugal for Europa League and Champions League matches, but sports figures will not be exempt from this rule due to the new Covid-19 outbre”We can’t say to Wilf: ‘You’ve got to stay with us because we’ll be Champions League next year.ak.